Kavita Daswani

Amulya ...
221 books | 278 friends

Kavita ...
346 books | 63 friends

Pawan K...
4 books | 468 friends

annika
359 books | 11 friends

Jehr Sc...
20 books | 195 friends

Karin K...
2 books | 43 friends

Himani ...
160 books | 1,336 friends

Alison ...
41 books | 300 friends

More friends…

Kavita Daswani

Goodreads Author


Website

Genre

Member Since
May 2013


Kavita Daswani is an American author who started her career as a journalist for South China Morning Post when she only seventeen. She lived in Hong Kong before moving to Los Angeles.

Now in her thirties, she has written several novels for grown-ups and young adults that represent her passion and love for the Indian culture. In her books, we see how young Indian girls are trying to break away from their tradition in pursuit of their dreams. She also brings some of her own life's experiences into her books.

She has been a fashion correspondent for CNN, CNBC Asia, and Women's Wear Daily, has written for the Los Angeles Times and the International Herald Tribune, among many other publications, and has been the fashion editor for the South China M
...more

Average rating: 3.32 · 4,557 ratings · 550 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
For Matrimonial Purposes

3.33 avg rating — 1,996 ratings — published 2003 — 31 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Village Bride of Beverl...

3.37 avg rating — 1,101 ratings — published 2004 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Salaam, Paris

3.10 avg rating — 547 ratings — published 2006 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lovetorn

3.28 avg rating — 452 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Indie Girl

3.47 avg rating — 324 ratings — published 2007 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bombay Girl

3.36 avg rating — 114 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Betrayed (Bombay Girl #2)

2.81 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
KINGPIN: Made in Singapore,...

2.75 avg rating — 4 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Everything Happens for a Re...

2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kavita Daswani - Le Roi Du ...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Kavita Daswani…
Bombay Girl Betrayed
(2 books)
by
3.29 avg rating — 130 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Kavita’s Recent Updates

Kavita Daswani is now friends with Claire Chao
78183876
Kavita Daswani rated a book it was amazing
Romancing the Throne by Nadine Jolie Courtney
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kavita Daswani rated a book it was amazing
Where the Peacocks Sing by Alison Singh Gee
Rate this book
Clear rating
I couldn't put this down. There were times I was so immersed in the words on the page I forgot where i was. Beautifully written, moving, funny, descriptive - I wanted to start it again from the beginning as soon as I turned the last page.
Kavita Daswani has read
Where the Peacocks Sing by Alison Singh Gee
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Kavita's books…
“Semua tahu, Sayang...agar nasib baik tetap langgeng, kerendahan hati harus selalu dipelihara. Tidak peduli keajaiban apa yang dihadiahkan hidup padamu, jangan pernah membual tentang itu.”
Kavita Daswani, The Village Bride of Beverly Hills

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Goodreads Librari...: Adding a note on the combine-books page 11 90 Aug 20, 2009 04:34AM  
The Book Monsters: Nominate a book for February 7 33 Feb 04, 2012 03:47PM  
Indian Readers: Vidya's Reading Challenge 2012 37 216 Sep 20, 2012 11:21PM  
Nothing But Readi...: New 2 U Authors: 2015 164 556 Jan 12, 2016 05:53PM  
A Million More Pages: Lumi Meets The Mystery Machine 182 109 May 16, 2016 10:50AM  
2018 Reading Chal...: Lindsay's 2017 Corner 49 149 Dec 28, 2016 04:12AM  
Around the World ...: India 60 1078 Aug 04, 2017 01:49PM  



No comments have been added yet.